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Italian prime minister resigns as populist leader Salvini demands snap election

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte announced his resignation on Tuesday amid the populist League party’s calls for a no-confidence vote and a snap election Conte’s resignation was prompted after Matteo Salvini, the Italian interior minister whose League is in a coalition government with the 5 Star party, tabled the no-confidence motion 12 days ago  ITALIAN NATIONALIST LEADER SALVINI, SURGING IN THE POLLS,...